Fort Pickens

Fort Pickens (HMCBB)

Location: Abbeville, SC 29620 Abbeville County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 10.967', W 82° 22.417'

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This stone
marks the place
where, in 1767,
Gen. Andrew Pickens
built a
Block House
as a place of refuge
against the Indians.
It was used as a fort
during the
Revolutionary War
and was known as
Fort Pickens.
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Year Placed1922
Placed ByAlexander Hamilton Chapter, D.A.R
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 4:46pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 373417 N 3783275
Decimal Degrees34.18278333, -82.37361667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 10.967', W 82° 22.417'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 10' 58.02" N, 82° 22' 25.02" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 102-106 Hemphill Rd, Abbeville SC 29620, US
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